I’ve been a father for 7 weeks now and it still blows my mind. I thought the initial fears I had before he was born would have melted away at his birth but instead they multiplied. (more…)
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The Baby’s Lair
This is the nursery we have put together so far for our first child. I like to stand in it and close my eyes. I imagine what it will be like to have my son laying in the crib or cradled in my arms as I stare out the window – into the world. But how much more awesome it will be when I no longer have to imagine. Soon enough our baby will be here and I will get to actually physically stand there with him in my arms. What a bonding experience that will be! I can barely describe how I feel in anticipation, so I know that in that moment when I finally have him in my arms, I will be completely and utterly speechless. (more…)
I am going to be a father soon. I can’t stop dwelling on that statement.
I know that i’m not the first person to go through this experience and I certainly won’t be the last – but it’s my time now. Others have had their time and still others will have their time – but it’s my time now, to be a father. I pray I don’t screw it up. (more…)